The inaugural SJSU Paseo Public Prototyping Festival was held on Friday, April 7th and Saturday, April 8th 2017

The Paseo Public Prototyping Festival will celebrate the culmination of the San José State University Paseo Prototyping Challenge at the newly opened SJSU Hammer Theatre Center in downtown San José, CA on April 8th, 2017.

The Paseo Public Prototyping Festival 2017 featured exhibitions, speakers, live performances and a maker space focused on art and technology, science and engineering, placemaking and civic engagement.

SJSU student prototyping teams presented their final prototypes for the Paseo Prototyping Challenge, a year-long civic innovation challenge designed to incubate solutions to pressing social and environmental problems in the city of San José. The event was free and open to the public.

Browse our Facebook page and Twitter feed for outcomes from the 2017 Paseo Public Prototyping Festival!

About the Festival

The Paseo Public Prototyping Challenge and Festival are made possible through the generous support of the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation in partnership with San José State University. Our technical partners include Intel, Microsoft, Autodesk and SparkFun. Our civic partners include the Tech Museum of Innovation, TechShop San José, ZERO1: The Art & Technology Network, the LAST Festival, Alum Rock Educational Foundation, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library and the City of San José.